30 days in Taipei & Kaohsiung Itinerary

30 days in Taipei & Kaohsiung Itinerary

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30 days in Taipei & Kaohsiung Itinerary

Start: Singapore
Fly:  10 h
1
Taipei
— 16 nights
Train:  2 h 45 min
2
Kaohsiung
— 13 nights
Fly:  7 h 15 min
End: Singapore

16
nights
Taipei

Taipei
Situated in a basin between two mountain ranges, Taipei appeals to tourists with its blend of Asian cultures, living side by side amidst Japanese-era mansions and Taoist temples.
Get out of town with these interesting Taipei side-trips: Banqiao (Banqiao Cihui Palace & Fuzhong 15), Yeh Liu Geo Park (in Wanli) and Xinzhuang (Wenwu Shengmiao & Xinzhuang Station). Next up on the itinerary: examine the collection at National Palace Museum, wander the streets of Ximending, make a trip to Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall, and appreciate the history behind National Dr. Sun Yat-sen Memorial Hall.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, and tourist information, you can read our Taipei trip itinerary builder site .

Singapore, Singapore to Taipei is an approximately 10-hour combination of flight and train. You can also fly; or do a combination of car and ferry. Plan for cooler temperatures traveling from Singapore in January, with highs in Taipei at 22°C and lows at 16°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 22nd (Wed) so you can travel to Kaohsiung.

Things to do in Taipei

Parks Nature Historic Sites

Side Trips

New Taipei, Yilan City, Sanctuary of Our Lady of WuFongCi, Qingshui Spring, Dancewoods Garden
Find places to stay Jan 6 — 22:
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National Palace Museum
National Palace Museum
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall ©
Chiang Kai-Shek Memorial Hall
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street) ©
Chiufen (Jiufen Old Street)

13
nights
Kaohsiung

Kaohsiung ©
A small trading town in the 17th century, Kaohsiung now stands as a sprawling metropolis, its harbor representing the largest on the island.
Venture out of the city with trips to Kenting National Park (in Hengchun), Sandimen Cultural Centre (in Sandimen) and Dragonfly Art Studio (in Kanding). There's much more to do: examine the collection at Chimei Museum, stroll around Xiao Liu Qiu, take an in-depth tour of Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum, and contemplate the long history of Anping Tree House.

Before you visit Kaohsiung, use our trip planner to discover what you can do and see there.

You can take a train from Taipei to Kaohsiung in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can fly; or drive. Traveling from Taipei in January, expect nights in Kaohsiung to be about the same, around 19°C, while days are somewhat warmer, around 29°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 4th (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Kaohsiung

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Tainan, Chiayi, Dragonfly Art Studio, Kenting National Park, Sandimen Cultural Centre
Find places to stay Jan 22 — Feb 4:
Highlights from your plan
Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum ©
Fo Guang Shan Buddha Museum
Kenting National Park ©
Kenting National Park
Chimei Museum ©
Chimei Museum

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